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Thu, 09 Jul 2020 11:36:04 GMT
'No regrets' for Briton staying in China during coronavirus pandemic
Scott Windass, 27, from Hull, has been living and working in Daqing, northern China, during the pandemic.

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 11:28:57 GMT
Bill Ramsey: Former Great Britain, Leeds and Hull forward dies, age 76
Former Great Britain, Hunslet, Leeds and Hull FC forward Bill Ramsey dies at the age of 76.

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 16:37:01 GMT
Boy's photos of Hull's empty streets 'capture lockdown moment'
Callum Utley, 15, wanted to capture the "empty eeriness" of Hull in lockdown.

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 15:11:55 GMT
Sunderland Christian foster service 'must allow gay carers'
The Sunderland-based agency was criticised for only welcoming married heterosexuals as foster carers.

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 23:01:07 GMT
Virus crisis expected to 'level down' UK economy
The South East will be badly hit initially, but other areas will face a painful recovery, says a report.

Bradford Telegraph and Argus

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 07:15:33 +0100
Bradford third highest in England for new Covid-19 cases - but numbers continue to fall
BRADFORD is now third on the list of local authorities in England with the highest rate of new cases of Covid-19.

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 05:16:15 +0100
West Yorkshire schools see drug offences triple UKAT data shows
NEW data has “unearthed every parent’s worst nightmare” with drug offences at West Yorkshire schools and colleges tripling in just four years.

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 05:00:00 +0100
Store closures hit in Bradford amid challenging time for the high street
PLANS are in the pipeline to boost trade in Bradford city centre as the high street faces the economic blow of Covid-19.

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 12:40:00 +0100
John Lewis and Boots to cut 5,300 jobs and shut UK shops
TWO of the UK's biggest High Street retailers, John Lewis and Boots, have announced 5,300 job cuts.

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 12:29:30 +0100
Cockle picker gangs from West Yorkshire found 'harvesting seafood on commercial scale' on North Yorkshire beach
Gangs of up to 40 cockle pickers  from West Yorkshire were found harvesting seafood on a “commercial scale” in Redcar, North Yorkshire.

York Press

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 13:02:18 +0100
Motorcyclist Nathan Lofthouse jailed after leaving injured crash girl lying in road
A “SELF-obsessed, selfish” motorcyclist who rode off after an accident leaving a young girl on the ground with life changing injuries has been jailed.

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 04:00:00 +0100
'Like something from wild west' - pair jailed for York taxi queue attack
TWO young men have been jailed for a taxi queue fight that left a third man with a fractured skull and bleeding on the brain.

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 12:40:53 +0100
York business leader says Chancellor could have gone further
'We cannot lose a generation of young people to the crisis,' says a York business leader as city operators digest the Chancellor Rishi Sunak's summer economic statement.

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 12:20:01 +0100
John Lewis shutting eight stores - but York's store is NOT one of them
JOHN Lewis is to permanently close eight of its stores, putting 1,300 workers at risk - but York's store at Monks Cross is not amongst those shutting.

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 12:06:18 +0100
New Archbishop of York confirmed - on Zoom
HISTORY was made today when the 98th Archbishop of York was confirmed at York Minster with everyone watching and taking part via Zoom.